The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Network Appliance Corporation.

NetApp
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 135 167
Rank change year-on-year -22 +32  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 12 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.90% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 2.23% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 34
Median daily rate £425 £469 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +28.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £663 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +26.82% -12.76%  

NetApp is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1258 1344 2456
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.91% 40.42% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 1036 1823
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 65
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing NetApp as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for NetApp in the City of London

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NetApp in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in the City of London

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetApp in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetApp in the City of London

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 18 (62.07%) SAN
2 15 (51.72%) VMware
3 14 (48.28%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
5 12 (41.38%) DHCP
5 12 (41.38%) DNS
5 12 (41.38%) EMC
6 11 (37.93%) Linux
7 10 (34.48%) Perl
7 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco
8 8 (27.59%) Python
8 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (24.14%) NAS
9 7 (24.14%) Solaris
9 7 (24.14%) Unix
9 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.69%) Firewall
10 6 (20.69%) Finance
10 6 (20.69%) HP
10 6 (20.69%) CentOS
10 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
10 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
10 6 (20.69%) Puppet
11 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (17.24%) Data Centre

NetApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) SAN
2 12 (41.38%) DHCP
2 12 (41.38%) DNS
3 7 (24.14%) NAS
3 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
5 5 (17.24%) SMTP
5 5 (17.24%) SSL
5 5 (17.24%) VPN
6 4 (13.79%) Internet
6 4 (13.79%) IPsec
7 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.90%) LAN
8 2 (6.90%) WAN
9 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.45%) HTTP
9 1 (3.45%) Skype
9 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) GoCD
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Unix Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Unix Support
5 3 (10.34%) NetBackup Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Unix Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.90%) NetBackup Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (3.45%) REST
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
1 1 (3.45%) WAP
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
1 5 (17.24%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Derivative
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (24.14%) Solaris
4 7 (24.14%) Unix
5 6 (20.69%) CentOS
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.90%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (13.79%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
3 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Line Management
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Perl
2 8 (27.59%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.24%) Korn
4 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
3 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.79%) BitLocker
4 4 (13.79%) Terminal Services
4 4 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (10.34%) XenApp
6 2 (6.90%) NFS
6 2 (6.90%) vSphere
7 1 (3.45%) Docker
7 1 (3.45%) Firmware
7 1 (3.45%) vCloud
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.79%) Ansible
3 4 (13.79%) Salt
4 3 (10.34%) IBM BigFix
4 3 (10.34%) SCCM
4 3 (10.34%) TADDM
5 2 (6.90%) Nagios
5 2 (6.90%) SCOM
5 2 (6.90%) SCVMM
5 2 (6.90%) vCenter Server
6 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) EMC
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco
4 6 (20.69%) HP
5 5 (17.24%) Citrix
6 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 4 (13.79%) Veeam
7 3 (10.34%) IBM
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
8 2 (6.90%) Bloomberg
8 2 (6.90%) Brocade
8 2 (6.90%) Dell
8 2 (6.90%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle
8 2 (6.90%) Sybase
8 2 (6.90%) Symantec
9 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
9 1 (3.45%) Mitel
9 1 (3.45%) Polycom